Osmotic Fragility test

Known as: Osmotic fragility, osmotic fragility blood test, fragility osmotic 
RED BLOOD CELL sensitivity to change in OSMOTIC PRESSURE. When exposed to a hypotonic concentration of sodium in a solution, red cells take in more… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE It is generally accepted that blood-brain barrier (BBB) failure occurs as a result of CNS diseases, including epilepsy… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The "proton sponge hypothesis" postulates enhanced transgene delivery by cationic polymer-DNA complexes (polyplexes) containing H… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
During their asexual reproduction cycle (about 48 hours) in human red cells, Plasmodium falciparum parasites consume most of the… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Our aim was to examine the structural integrity of red blood cells in cervical cancer patients by measuring the… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
This paper studies the apparent contradiction between two strands of the literature on the effects of financial intermediation on… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) is known to be activated after exposure to endotoxin, osmotic and environmental… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Water-soluble ingredients of the herbal medicine sho-saiko-to dose-dependently inhibited the proliferation of a human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The present study has examined the effect of elevated glucose levels on membrane lipid peroxidation and osmotic fragility in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
In a combined histological, biochemical and histochemical study of the macroscopically normal white matter in multipe sclerosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
MOST microorganisms show optimal growth at low osmotic pressures, but even so are often able to grow, though more slowly, in the… (More)
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